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Writing in Plain English

This course is a part of Master In-Demand Professional Soft Skills, a 11-course Learning Path series from LinkedIn Learning.

Plain English is writing that is clear and straightforward, targeted at the appropriate reading level, and free of jargon, wordiness, and clichés. It is also the standard for all business and government communication in the US. In this course, writing instructor Judy Steiner-Williams explains the characteristics of plain English and the importance of learning to write clearly, and introduces some online tools you can use to analyze your own writing. She outlines 11 rules to make your writing clear and plain, provides exercises to refine your skills, and offers suggestions for revising your work to ensure it is easily understood.
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    Length 1h 51m
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    Cost $29/month (Access to entire library- free trial available)
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    Instructor Judy Steiner-Williams
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    Language English
    Subjects Personal Development Business Humanities
    Tags Communication Business Business Skills Writing

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    Adjunct, English $20k

    Instructor for English as a Second Language $21k

    Professor of ESL/English $32k

    Temporary English as a Second Language Instructor $32k

    Interpreter (Spanish & English $50k

    English Tutor Contractor $57k

    Instructor of English Composition & Creative Writing $59k

    Owner Conversational English Instructor $66k

    Full-Time Lecturer, Department of English $70k

    Associate English Department $80k

    Associate Adjunct Professor, Theatre and English Depts. $105k

    Principal Academy English Teacher $193k

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    Rating Not enough ratings
    Length 1h 51m
    Starts On Demand (Start anytime)
    Cost $29/month (Access to entire library- free trial available)
    From LinkedIn Learning
    Instructor Judy Steiner-Williams
    Download Videos Only via the LinkedIn Learning mobile app
    Language English
    Subjects Personal Development Business Humanities
    Tags Communication Business Business Skills Writing

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